Paintings by Peretti

Paintings by Peretti
Original Watercolors
   and Wax&Oil by Marilyn Peretti

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All art copyrighted.

"Light In the Forest"


Mycena Inclinata mushroom, SOLD                   Clitocybe robusta mushroom, 27" x 22"


"Before the Storm"
(Whooping Cranes)
Watercolor 14" x 30", SOLD

"At Danada Gardens"

"Non-native Fern"

"Remember Lichen"
Not Available

"Old Kawata, Eurasian Crane"
Original 22" x 30", framed,
Fine Giclée Reproductions, 16" x 20" unframed. $90, including shipping.

Juvenile Black-necked Crane, 20" x 20 "
Fine Gicléeé Reproductions, 14" x 14" unframed,
$75, including shipping

  Beard's Birdhouse
Watercolor, 7" x 10",framed

Panda In Tree, 34" x 26"

Enoki Mushrooms

  Guerin Home - Rouen, France
Not Available

"From the Psalm of Cranes", Original SOLD
Poem by Marilyn Peretti; Fine Calligraphy by Timothy Botts.
Fine Giclée Reproductions, 12" x 15" unframed. $60, including shipping.


today's encaustic medium


Clearing, 20" x 16"                   County Fair, 18" x 24"

Wax & Oil on board

  Rick's House
Wax & Oil on board

  This Painting Speaks
10" x 8", Wax & Oil on board

  Horizons, 8" x 10", collection of Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM

Maple Woods, 8"x8"
Wax & Oil on board
Permanent collection, Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM   

  October at Sterling Pond
8" x 10", Wax & Oil on board

  Polar Vortex Landscape, 12" x 12"



Marilyn Peretti with her watercolor paintings of the Perry Mastodon jawbone (left)
and Perry Mastodon skull (right), both unearthed in Glen Ellyn, IL,1963;
bones now displayed at Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL.
See separate paintings below.


Each painting 34" x 26"
Placed at Wheaton College Science Center, 2011

  Stan, Tyrannosaurus rex
34" x 26"; Placed at Montana State U. 2011


      The Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL; 1992 to 2018
• Many to Private Collections
            FEATURED artist with 22 paintings, 2007

      Glen Ellyn Library, Glen Ellyn, IL, 1999; 2013 (solo)
      Wheaton Library, Wheaton, IL (solo)
• Many to Private Collections
      St. Thomas the Apostle's Celebration of the Arts, Naperville, IL (2002-2006)
      Danada Nature Art Show, Wheaton, IL (2002-present)
• Honorable Mention, 2005
      Downers Grove Library, Downers Grove, IL
      LaSpiaza Coffee Shop, Wheaton, IL
      Chocolate Moon Espresso Cafe, Elmhurst, IL
      DuPage Art League, Wheaton, IL (2004 to 2018)
• 4 Merit Awards, 2008; 2010; 2011; 2013
      DePaul University DuPage Campus, Warrenville, IL
      Int'l. Crane Foundation, Baraboo, WI, Aug 2 - Oct. 31, 2005; (invited)
• FEATURED artist
            with 30 paintings,18 to Private Collections

      DuPage Senior Citizens Council, Lombard, IL
      Elmhurst Art Museum, Elmhurst, IL (Group, June, 2006)
      Carol Stream Library, Carol Stream, IL, June, 2006; solo
      The Olcott Gallery of the Theosophical Society of America, Wheaton, IL (solo)
• 3 to Private Collections
          Wheaton, IL (Nov. 2006 - Feb. 1 2007)
      LaSalle Bank, Wheaton, IL (May, 2007)
      Bloomingdale Museum (juried, Sept. 2008, 2013, 2014, 2017)
• Honorable Mention
      Whole Foods, Wheaton, IL, (2009)
      Norris Cultural Arts Center, St. Charles, IL (juried, 2009, 2013, 2017)
      Gallery of First Congregational Church of Glen Ellyn (summer, 2014; solo show of crane art)
      Mayslake-Peabody Estate, Oakbrook, IL, 2015
      Benedictine University, Komechak Gallery, Lisle, IL, 2015
      St. John's Lutheran Church Artists Series, Lombard, IL, 2015; (solo)
      All Things Birds & Beautiful show, Orcas Island, WA, 2015 (one juried)
      Wings And Water; River Arts Gallery, Prairie du Sac, WI, 2016 (one, juried)
      Oak Park Conservatory, Oak Park, IL, May-June 2016 (solo show)
      East End Arts Gallery, Riverhead, NY (Long Island) 2016; (two juried)
            5th Annual National Show; view online:
      Burning Bush Gallery, Wheaton, IL, 2016 to 2018
      Encaustic Art Institute/Museum, Santa Fe, NM, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
            National Juried Members' Exhibit (using oil and cold wax)

      The Hanging Garden Gallery, Genoa, IL-1994 (Closing)
      Gallery Trio, Inc, Lisle, IL-2005-2011 (Closing)

Permanent Collection:
      Glen Ellyn Library, Glen Ellyn, IL
      Lombard Historical Society, Lombard, IL
      Glen Ellyn Historical Society
      Wheaton College Science Center
      Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce
      Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM
      Herbarium of The Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL

      Nature Artists Guild of The Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL, 1992 to present
      DuPage Art League,2008 to 2018, Wheaton, IL
      Transparent Watercolor Society of America, Life Member
      Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, 2014-2021
      Studio630, Lombard IL Area, 2019-2021(disbanded)

Watercolor/Drawing Workshops
      The Morton Arboretum, 1992-present
      Peggy McNamara, 2000, 2005, 2016
      Donna Jill Witty, 2006
      Ted Nuttall, 2006
      Ted Simmering, 2009 (Acrylic)
      Karen Johnson, 2017

Paintings owned in: Atlanta; Chicago; Houston; Ithaca, NY; Ann Arbor, MI; San Jose, CA; Washington, DC; Rockford, IL; Wheaton, IL; Glen Ellyn, IL; Oak Park, IL; Lombard, IL; Toronto, Canada; Wisconsin; Florida; Flat Rock, NC; Westfield, IN; Terre Haute, IN; Indianapolis, IN; Rouen, France; Berkeley, CA.; Saratoga, CA.; Montana State U., Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL., Lansdale, PA.

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